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The Benefits Of A Good Hoax

A well-conceived hoax is not just a celebration of a creative art form but also an inquiry into what we hope is true and what really is. Hoaxes, however benign or malicious, become fun tools for preparing citizens with the understanding of how the world actually works.

Minnesota, Sports

The Biggest Happening In Golf

The Ryder Cup is the most intense event in the golfing world. It's a unique, team-style tournament that turns the cordial golf clap into a crowd-sourced, drunken shout. New Yorker writer, John Cassidy, described the tournament as "made-for-television entertainment." And so it is. But the biannual event offers us other ideas as well.